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Treasure Guards (2011)
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Treasure Guards (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a dig in the remote Jordanian desert, maverick archaeologist Victoria Carter (Anna Friel) discovers an ancient scroll buried in the ruins of an old temple. It is encrypted with the location of the long lost Seal of Solomon, which, according to legend, was given to King Solomon by God himself. But this mighty treasure is also being sought by, amongst others, Victoria’s estranged father, renowned archaeologist Teddy Carter, who’s soon hot on its trail.
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating
Plot: archaeologist, desert, archeological dig, adventure, adventurer, treasure hunt, heroes, escapades, rivalry, legends and myths, parents and children, estrangement, treasure, sun, half brother, temple, woman in a bikini, estranged father, danger, chases and races, palaces castles and temples, sand, biblical reference, scroll, remote
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vatican

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, captivating and serious films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, treasure hunt, adventurer, heroes and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Treasure Guards: Relic Hunter (1999), El Dorado (2010), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Ragnarok (2013), The Hunt for the Amber Room (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
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Relic Hunter (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Relic Hunter is an anglophone Canadian television series, starring Tia Carrere and Christien Anholt. Actress Lindy Booth also starred for the first two seasons; Tanja Reichert replaced her for the third. It was inspired by the success of the video ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, witty, twists and turns ...
Plot: artifact, treasure hunt, relic, archaeologist, escapades, martial arts, adventurer, heroes, treasure, woman, museum, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
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100%
 4.7
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El Dorado (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The Search for El Dorado is as follows: After his friend dies in an explosion, Jack Wilder embarks on an expedition to find The Golden Calendar, which in turn leads him on an action-packed journey filled with adventure to find El Dorado, the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, rivalry, heroes, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, legends and myths, escapades, chaos and mayhem, gold, desert, statue comes to life ...
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, breathtaking, semi serious, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: archaeologist, adventurer, adventure, treasure hunt, artifact, escapades, journey, ancient, archaeology, treasure, courage, secret place ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: egypt, nepal, cairo egypt, himalaya, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost Treasure of the Knights Templar (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danish brilliant pre-teen student Nis uses his summer holiday to learn Latin so he can properly study the Knights Templar inheritance on Bjornholm island from sources. His friends Mathias, a dumb jock, and Kathrine, who only comes to spend time wear ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, ancient mystery, rescue, adventure, mystery, parents and children, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, island, religions or cults, family relations, father daughter relationship ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Allan Quatermain and the Temple of Skulls (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Filmed on location in South Africa, a retelling of H. Rider Haggard's classic novel "King Solomon's Mines," featuring the adventurer who was the inspiration for Indiana Jones.
Style: realistic, rough, humorous, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: rescue, treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, secret place, obsessive quest, wild ride, heroic mission, heroes, violence, male female relationship, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Slade Collins and the Tree of Life (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Story: Slade Collins and The Tree Of Life is an adventure film that explores ancient Iroquois folklore. The story follows a relic hunter named Slade Collins who is employed by a museum caretaker to find Dr. Winters, a renowned anthropologist who has gone ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: heroes, adventure, treasure hunt, tough heroes, track down, rivalry, escapades, missing person, good versus evil, parents and children, adventurer, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 8K
Ragnarok (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Archaeologist Sigurd Svendsen discovers that the Oseberg ship hides a secret from the Viking Age. Along with his two children put Sigurd out on a quest to find the truth. The mystery leads them into "No Man's Land" between Norway and ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: norse mythology, ancient mystery, adventure, viking, legends and myths, escapades, adventurer, riddles and clues, obsessive quest, archaeologist, mystery, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Treasure of the Peacock's Eye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Finds Indy vagabonding around the South Pacific on a treasure hunt for a fabled lost diamond. The war in Europe ends but a new adventure begins for Indy when a mysterious man's dying words, "The eye of the peacock!" send him and Remy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, pirate, heroes, adventure, escapades, deathtrap, disorder, secret place, world spanning, battlefield, female villain ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1919, year 1918
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Hunt for the Amber Room (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's the greatest myth of the German post-war era: The Amber Room. Since its disappearance in 1945 from Koenigsberg Castle, legions of treasure hunters have tried and failed to find the room. It is said that Physics genius, Albert Einstein hid ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, exciting
Plot: treasure hunter, treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventurer, lost treasure, secret, treasure map, mystery, treasure, adventure, archaeology, technology ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.8
 2K
Sahara (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: desert, sheik, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, escapades, confined, heroes, treasure hunt, adventurer, prison ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 282 min.
TV show
Story: Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit is a 2008 American miniseries. It consists of three parts: Jack Hunter and the Lost Treasure of Ugarit, Jack Hunter and the Quest for Akhenaten's Tomb and Jack Hunter and the Star of Heaven.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, treasure map, ancient mystery, adventurer, ancient egypt, adventure, relic, lost treasure, riddles and clues, mythology, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt, middle east, syria, turkey, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 186 min.
Story: A terrible storm is raging the night it all begins - with a knock on the door. 17-year-old Jim Hawkins helps his widowed mother run their little tavern on the coast of 19th century England. When the door is opened they are startled by a sight that ...
Style: serious, intense, captivating, exciting, talky
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure map, ship, treasure hunt, adventurer, young heroes, daring rescue, obsessive quest, heroes, rebelliousness, youth, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lost City Raiders (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The year is 2048, and global warming has flooded much of Earth's land areas. A father and his two sons try to salvage treasures from sunken buildings when they are given an important assignment by the New Vatican.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: global warming, sunken treasure, treasure hunt, ancient mystery, flooding, adventurer, save the world, heroic mission, escapades, society, life is a bitch, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, distant future, future
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Treasure Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins and peg-legged Long John Silver set sail for adventure in Robert Louis Stevenson's classic tale of dastardly pirates, swashbuckling heroes, buried treasure and a young boy's amazing courage. The narrative diverges from ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, castaway, heroes, treasure map, child hero, traitor, lost treasure, friends, ocean, rescue, master villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The King's Guard (2000)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A princess falls in love with her father's swordsman.
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, feel good, light
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, princess, rivalry, wooing, royal family, state affairs, escapades, betrayal, love interest, good versus evil, heroes, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 557
Moonfleet (2013)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of J Meade Falkner’s 1898 swashbuckling novel. A young man craving adventure joins a gang of smugglers in search of Blackbeard's diamond
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, humorous, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, unlikely partners, heroes, treasure hunt, cons and scams, against the odds, dishonesty, rivalry, escapades, youth, adventure, family ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 10K
Kung Fu Yoga (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: China, India, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Chinese archeology professor Jack teams up with beautiful Indian professor Ashmita and assistant Kyra to locate lost Magadha treasure. In a Tibetan ice cave, they find the remains of the royal army that had vanished together with the treasure, only ...
Style: semi serious, tense, exciting, captivating, light ...
Plot: artifact, legends and myths, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, martial arts, treasure, escapades, chase, crimes, relic, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The 7 Adventures of Sinbad (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sinbad, the original Prince of Persia, must complete seven tasks in order to save the world from catastrophe.
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, semi serious, mystical
Plot: save the world, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, chaos, rivalry, escapades, race against time, legends and myths, sinbad, sword and sorcery, apocalypse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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In Gold We Trust (2010)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of adventurers make off with 600 kilograms of gold in Guyana, but when their helicopter crashes in the jungle, gold fever takes over.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, adventurer, heist, adventure, crime gone awry, crimes, escapades, gang, on the run, survival, criminal heroes, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
K-9 Adventures: Legend of the Lost Gold (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kassie and her friends stumble across an old, broken pocket watch they begin an unexpected journey to unlock the secret of the legendary Garrison Gold. They'll have to solve riddles and follow clues to find the lost treasure. With the help ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, escapades, best friends, young heroes, pets, youth, journey, friendship, rivalry, friends, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Pirates of the Great Salt Lake (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kirk Redgrave and Flint Weaver met only three weeks ago. But that hasn't stopped them from becoming the greatest pirates the Great Salt Lake has ever known. Still, pirate life isn't all that it's cracked up to be. For Kirk, it's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, escapades, friends, buddies, rivalry, ocean, rebelliousness, curses spells and rituals, child in peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sinbad and the Minotaur (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sinbad, armed with rumors of ancient gold, finds himself sneaking into the desert camp of the evil sorcerer Al-Jibar. Hidden among the many relics is an ivory scroll case containing the logs of the pirate Captain Minos, which will lead Sinbad to the ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, captivating, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: adventure, folk hero, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, deadly creature, escapades, treasure hunt, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, adventurer, journey ...
Place: europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.9
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Kidnapped (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
Story: Kidnapped is a two-part BBC television adaptation of the 1893 novel of the same name by Robert Louis Stevenson. The show is directed by Brendan Maher and stars James Anthony Pearson as Davie Balfour and Iain Glen as Alan Breck. Attempting to claim ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: orphan, kidnapping, heroes, adventure, escapades, daring rescue, good versus evil, pirate, rivalry, rescue, adventurer, treasure hunt ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Dinosaur Hunter (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 13-year-old girl and her older brother live on a farm where paleontologists search for fossils.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, tense, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, paleontologist, adventurer, dinosaur, inventions and discoveries, escapades, treasure hunt, race against time, hunter, rivalry, prehistoric creature, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Gold Retrievers (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A boy and his dog must go in search of a fabled local treasure in an effort to save the family house from foreclosure.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, save the day, adventure, rivalry, escapades, small town, forest, youth, young heroes, mischievous children, parents and children, pets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Treasure of the Four Crowns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of adventurers are gathered together to retrieve some mystical gems which are in the possession of a deadly cult.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, splatter, gothic ...
Plot: adventurer, artifact, escape, fire, occult, cult, temple, archaeologist, treasure, treasure hunt, adventure, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Lost Medallion: The Adventures of Billy Stone (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man who stops into a foster home to drop off some donations soon tells the kids a story about two teenage friends who uncover a long-lost medallion that transports them back in time.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, adventurer, teenage life, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, escapades, young heroes, heroes, child protagonist, magic, island ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Tad, the Lost Explorer (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tad is a celebrity archeologist and adventurer just like his hero Max Mordon... in his dreams! In reality, Tad is a Chicago construction worker. One day, however, he is mistaken for a real Professor and takes his place on a flight to Peru in search ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: adventurer, adventure, archaeologist, follow your dream, rescue, partners, escapades, disorder, treasure hunt, explorer, treasure, museum ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: peru, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.1
 2K
Diamond Dogs (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: "Diamond Dogs" is the story of a group of American fortune hunters, who come to China looking for a long-lost-treasure. During the Soviet crack-down on religion in the 1930's, a priceless Buddhist artifact, a Tangka was taken across ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, bounty hunter, adventurer, tough heroes, lone wolves, curses spells and rituals, one man army, heroes, gunfight, fistfight, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Letter for the King (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, sincere, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, friendship, obsessive quest, knight, rivalry, youth, family, sword fight, fight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%